The Spaniard struck 141 thousandths of a second on pole position, which was for team-mate KCMG at the Hungarian Attila Tassi.
Tiago Monteiro Honda driver was in second place in qualifying for the first race of the afternoon of the World Cup of Tourism Cars, which takes place in Vila Real.
With the best performance of the year, was just 141 thousandths of a second from pole position, which was for Attila Tassi.
The two races that compose the sixth stage of the championship, are held the first at 15:30 and the second at 17:00.
The Touring Car World Cup event is the main attraction of the 50th edition of the Vila Real International Circuit.